On Wednesday, the Fast Company’s annual list of ‘World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies was published, surprise, surprise! Apple, which topped the list in 2018, is now ranked 17th worldwide.
In the one-year since Apple topped the list, it seems a number of established corporations and fresh startups went on an overdrive in their R&D departments. While Apple might have maintained pace or slow down somewhat giving the opportunity for other companies to overtake.
Then again, going by all the negative feedback the company has gotten with its recent device launch; people accuse Apple of lack of creativity with Mac computer coming with same design as old one. We really should not be surprised by Apple sliding down the rankings.
The Fast Company’s report took the pain to explain the most impressive feature Apple released in 2018; the only impressive feature. The A12 Bionic system-on-chip that packs 6.9 billion transistors into a unique processor tailored for efficient delivery with artificial intelligence, augmented reality, and photography tasks.
Harry McCracken a Tech Editor at Fast Company, said: “Apple’s most impressive new product of 2018 wasn’t a phone or a tablet, but a …read more